Mark your calendar! Florida Voices for Animals presents the 4th annual Tampa Bay Veg Fest which will take place on Saturday October 19th at beautiful Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park on the Hillsborough River in downtown Tampa. This popular free event is attended by thousands of people. As in the past, we will have restaurant vendors with delicious plant-based foods available for purchase, free food samples courtesy of vegan food companies, a great kids' area, live music, companion animals available for adoption, cooking demonstrations, entertaining and educational films and speakers, dozens of fabulous exhibitors and so much more! We are thrilled that our keynote speaker this year will be Jane Velez-Mitchell, award-winning television journalist, best-selling author and amazing animal advocate.
This is an event you won't want to miss. Tell your friends and family and mark your calendar. Our website will be continually updated so check back often for updates. http://www.tampabayvegfest.org/index.html
If you are interested in supporting this event by being a volunteer or making a donation, pls. contact us at [masked].
This year's VegFest will feature AMAZING world music--Hindu classical vocals by Lavanya Dinesh, Bollywood dancers, deeply moving love songs from Old Mexico by Lily Cortes (backed up by a Mariachi band), exquisite New Age world music by Catherine Costa and the Red-Tailed Project, the powerful new Irish sound of 3 Pint Harmony, Turkish classical cellist Gonca Huff, and one of the best young American singer-songwriters, Ella Jet. Don't miss it!
And, best of all, this wonderful event IS FREE!!! Come. Bring the Kids. Pets on leashes are welcome (of course)!